“Lack of traffic congestion, affordable housing and high quality of life” are identified as three of the reasons why people are attracted to work in Harmac Medical in Castlerea, County Roscommon according to its MD , Mick McEnroe.
Harmac Medical products is a US owned full service contract manufacturer of custom, disposable medical devices. Harmac provides integrated solutions and full manufacturing services for Medtech companies of all sizes including leading Fortune 500 companies located around the globe.
Their manufacturing occurs in Class 100 to 100,000 Cleanrooms.Harmac was established in Castlerea in 1998 and employs approximately 300 staff in its recently expanded site. Their main export markets are UK, EU, India and USA.
“Roscommon is geographically located close to all the major medical device companies in Ireland” states Mick McEnroe. This is particularly important for a company with a broad range of capabilities to meet this industry’s needs. Its capabilities include product design and development, prototying, injection and insert moulding, blow moulding, assembly rf welding, uv bonding, heat sealing, ultrasonic welding, tip forming, form fill seal packaging and sterilisation.